News & Events


DateNews or Event
28 October 2021Guest Lecture by Prof. Hilary Chappell (EHESS, Paris).

"A semantic typology of location, existence, possession and copular verbs: Areal patterns of polysemy in Mainland East and Southeast Asia"

Speaker: Hilary CHAPPELL (EHESS, Paris) with Shanshan LÜ (SISU, Shanghai)

The event will take place in a hybrid form on Campus Golm in Potsdam and on Zoom:

6 - 10 September 2021The fifth "Summer School on Statistical Methods for Linguistics and Psychology" (SMLP).
30 - 31 August 2021The Second South Asian Forum on the Acquisition and Processing of Language (SAFAL)
15 - 16 July 2021

SFB-Networking-Workshop Saarbrücken.

You can find the program here: PDF

25 May 2021

We are pleased to announce that the DFG's Grants Committee evaluated our CRC positively and would like to thank all reviewers, the rapporteurs, and the DFG. We look forward to continuing our successful research on "The Limits of Variability in Language" in the next four years.

Press Releases:

13 - 15 April 2021Shravan Vasishth will give a tutorial about "Bayesian Statistics" at the EMLAR2021 (Experimental Methods in Language Acquisition Research) (website) in Utrecht. The workshop will be live streamed, because of the actual Covid-19 situation. (program)
23 - 26 February 2021Schubö, F., Zerbian, A., Hanne, S., Wartenburger, I. - Organization of the Workshop “Prosodic boundary phenomena” at the 43rd Annual Conference of the German Linguistic Society (DGfS) “Modell und Evidenz / Model and Evidence”, University of Freiburg, Germany (online). (program here)